Expressing yourself through creativity

Due to loads of interest we have a new Time Out Workshop on Zoom for 9-11 year olds, it is the same as the fully booked up one this week. The poster contains dates and times. Apologies for any duplication.  There is also a 6 week workshop starting February 25 for 14-17 year olds on how  … Continue reading Expressing yourself through creativity

Half Term Workshop for 9-11 year olds: Expressing yourself through creativity

New Time Out Workshop on Zoom for 9-11 year olds in Half Term about expressing yourself through creativity. This is free to young people.   Also: 6 week workshop starting February 25 for 14-17 year olds on how  to create a web comic.   We will be chatting/learning about how some people express themselves through … Continue reading Half Term Workshop for 9-11 year olds: Expressing yourself through creativity

Verd de Gris short films for Children and Young People Part.2

Commissioned through the Emotional Health and Wellbeing Local Transformation Plan, Verd de Gris Arts have worked with film maker Geoff Brokate to produce 5 short films with children and young people in Calderdale. These films focus on a range of subjects including self-harm, sexuality and identity, and neurological disorders as well as the impact that … Continue reading Verd de Gris short films for Children and Young People Part.2

International Women’s Day for young women #ChooseToChallenge Friday 12 February

‘Who runs the world? GIRLS!’ – Beyoncé Knowles Did you know that International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on 8th March? International Women’s Day is celebrated globally to remind us to come together to celebrate the achievements and voices of women and to empower women to keep fighting for equality. This year the theme … Continue reading International Women’s Day for young women #ChooseToChallenge Friday 12 February

Campaigners Petition to Save Mixenden Activity Centre, the Local Community Hub

Petitioners Seek to Gain 2000 Signatures, in Response to Council Leaders Vote to Close Centre due to Funding Restraints. https://www.change.org/SaveOurMAC The local Calderdale community has created a petition to save Mixenden Activity Centre (MAC), a place that provides a safe, supportive and welcoming environment for adults and young people alike. With no other comparable facility … Continue reading Campaigners Petition to Save Mixenden Activity Centre, the Local Community Hub

Children Mental Health Week resources from Mindful Me

Parents/teachers and carers can access 7 Mindfulness techniques on our YouTube channel for free at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcGLjiSWqpxEZOB5r7fMJeA Using these strategies, with support in the first instance, children will learn strategies to reduce anxiety & stress and at the same time boost their immune system and get mentally tougher. We’ve also put many of these strategies into … Continue reading Children Mental Health Week resources from Mindful Me

Verd de Gris short films for Children and Young People

Commissioned through the Emotional Health and Wellbeing Local Transformation Plan, Verd de Gris Arts have worked with film maker Geoff Brokate to produce 5 short films with children and young people in Calderdale. These films focus on a range of subjects including self-harm, sexuality and identity, and neurological disorders as well as the impact that … Continue reading Verd de Gris short films for Children and Young People